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Mangaluru: KMC Hospital performs surgery on malpositioned gall bladder

This surgery was performed by Dr Satyanarayana N, gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary and minimally invasive surgeon, KMC Hospital, that put an end to the suffering of the patient from the past one year. The patient came to KMC Hospitals with complaints of ...

Published: 09 Feb 2018

RIP1 regulates TNF-α-mediated lymphangiogenesis and lymphatic metastasis in gallbladder cancer by modulating the NF-κB-VEGF-C pathway

... Surgery and Fujian Institute of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Fujian Medical University Union Hospital, Fuzhou, People’s Republic of China; 2 Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education for Gastrointestinal Cancer and Key Laboratory of Tumour Microbiology ...

Source: Dove Medical Press
Published: 16 May 2018

Bringing Order to the Chaos: Developing a Matching Process for Minimally Invasive and Gastrointestinal Postgraduate Fellowships

The authors describe the history of the MIS Fellowship Council, representing postgraduate training programs in minimally invasive, gastrointestinal, and hepatobiliary-pancreatic surgery. The process of setting up a match process between 130 applicants and ...

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 04 Oct 2017

Hawkins named chief of hepatobiliary-pancreatic and GI surgery

William Hawkins, MD, a noted pancreatic cancer surgeon, has been named chief of the Section of Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic and Gastrointestinal Surgery, and the Neidorff Family and Robert C. Packman Professor at Washington University School of Medicine in St ...

Published: 22 Nov 2014

Saint Agnes Hospital Announces Dr. Cunningham as Director of Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Surgery

Cunningham has been promoted to serve as Director of Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Surgery ... the Society for Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, the Society for Surgical Oncology, the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, the Association ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 08 Aug 2013

Cottage Opens New Pediatric Surgery Clinic

Kanard, who has been appointed as chief of pediatric surgery. The Pediatric Surgery Clinic, 5333 Hollister Ave., Goleta, provides expertise in gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, thoracic, congenital anomaly, trauma, emergency, endocrine, oncology ...

Source: Noozhawk
Published: 23 Jan 2018

Highly-Touted Gastrointestinal Surgeon and Metabolism Researcher Dr. Oliver F. Bathe Named Adviser to M Pharmaceutical, Inc.

"The wealth and scope of knowledge associated with Dr. Bathe, especially in areas of diabetes, gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary surgery, and critical care, will only strengthen our company's capacity in the pursuit of excellence with respect to our ...

Source: Marketwired
Published: 17 Jul 2015

Andrew A. Gumbs M.D. joins Summit Medical Group at Berkeley Heights campus

He completed fellowships in minimally invasive hepatobiliary surgery at Rene Descartes ... Dr. Gumbs is a member of the editorial boards for Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer, Global Journal of Surgery, Obesity Surgery, and Open Obesity Journal.

Published: 07 Feb 2011

The Oregon Clinic Welcomes Dr. Pippa Newell, Experienced Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery Specialist

Pippa Newell joins the staff of the Minimally Invasive Surgery division Portland, Ore., Oct. 7, 2012 - The Gastrointestinal and Minimally ... Dr. Newell continued her training in a hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery fellowship at Providence Portland ...

Published: 08 Oct 2012

Dr. M. Raashid Sheikh joins Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare

M. Raashid Sheikh, MD, a board certified surgeon who specializes in hepatobiliary, pancreatic and upper gastrointestinal surgery, has joined the cancer care team at Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare. Dr. Sheikh's clinical expertise includes treating benign and ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 16 Jul 2015

Cottage Children's Medical Center opens new pediatric surgery center — 3 insights

based Cottage Children's Medical Center opened a new ... as its chief of pediatric surgery, Noozhawk reports. Here's what you should know: 1. The surgery center will provide patients gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, thoracic, congenital anomaly, trauma ...

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 24 Jan 2018

Doctor performs first-ever liver resection with robotic surgery system

“Robot-assisted surgery was determined to be the best course of ... of surgeons has extensive clinical experience in surgeries of the pancreas, hepatobiliary system, gastrointestinal tract, and tumors of the esophagus, stomach and small bowel, as well ...

Source: MyCentralJersey
Published: 13 Apr 2019

Borns: Breakthrough and Prospect of AI-Powered Minimally Invasive Surgery

The laparoscopic minimally invasive surgery robots are currently the most popular ... out in more than 800 hospitals in 33 countries around the world, covering gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, urology, obstetrics and gynecology, cardiology, and thoracic ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 03 Jul 2018

A patient with tracheoesophageal fistula and esophageal cancer after radiotherapy

van Hillegersberg is a Professor of Surgical Oncology at the Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands. His research focus is on upper gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary surgery, and minimally invasive surgery. Background.

Source: Nature
Published: 09 Nov 2010

Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic and Gastrointestinal Surgery

Steven Strasberg, MD, has received the Lifetime Achievement Award/Gold Medallion of the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (IHPBA) for his numerous contributions to the field of hepato-pancreato-biliary surgery.

Published: 27 Jul 2012

PCH/FMC welcomes Dr. Li, general surgeon

He has a great interest in minimally invasive surgery, including basic and advanced laparoscopic ... cholecystectomy (gallbladder), as well as conventional gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary (liver/gall bladder/bile ducts), thyroid, and breast surgeries.

Source: Tribune-Star
Published: 15 Aug 2015

Wichita Surgical Specialists expands with new service line

Some of his surgical interests include hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery, esophageal and gastrointestinal surgery, endocrine surgery, melanoma and sarcomas, advanced laparoscopic surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC). Ahmad ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 10 Oct 2016

Tumor in liver blocking bile duct causing frequent jaundice removed

Dr. Satyanarayana N, Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Surgeon, KMC Hospital Mangaluru, who performed the surgery said: The patient had already entered a very complicated stage due to the prolonged symptoms and bacteria in blood. The operation lasted for ...

Published: 16 Feb 2016

The Oregon Clinic Welcomes Dr. Chet Hammill to its Gastrointestinal & Minimally Invasive Surgery Division

July 12, 2011 - The Oregon Clinic welcomes Chet Hammill, M.D., to its Gastrointestinal & Minimally Invasive Surgery division ... and a fellowship in Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Surgery at Portland Providence Medical Center in Portland, Ore.

Published: 12 Jul 2011

Two tumours weighing over 1 kg each removed from Tanzanian patient

Vivek Mangla, Consultant Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Surgeon, said only about five per cent of all cases of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST) occur in the rectum. The surgery was planned after targeted therapy for three months failed to achieve ...

Published: 07 Feb 2018

Tanzanian man gets surgery to remove huge tumour

Head of the operating team, Dr Vivek Mangla (consultant gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary surgeon), SGRH, said there were many challenges in the case and a simultaneous surgery for the complete removal of both the tumours in one go was deemed the best ...

Source: The Tribune
Published: 06 Feb 2018

Highly-Touted Gastrointestinal Surgeon and Metabolism Researcher Dr. Oliver F. Bathe Named Adviser to M Pharmaceutical, Inc.

"The wealth and scope of knowledge associated with Dr. Bathe, especially in areas of diabetes, gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary surgery, and critical care, will only strengthen our company's capacity in the pursuit of excellence with respect to our ...

Source: Finance Yahoo
Published: 17 Jul 2015

Amrita is the main robotic training center for all of Asia-Pacific : Dr. Prem Nair

Robotics in GI (gastrointestinal surgery), thoracic surgery ... The 3D printing for cardiac surgery, hepatobiliary surgery, neurosurgery and for head and neck surgery, has been remarkable because we take the CT or the MRI scan uploaded into the 3D printer.

Published: 08 Apr 2019

Arun Shourie launched 3rd edition of Gyan Burman liver unit report

New Delhi , June 18 : India's leading Health and wellness research organization Gyan Burman Liver Unit led by Industrialist and philanthropist Mr. Pradip Burman and renowned Indian Gastrointestinal ... eponymous fellowship in hepatobiliary surgery for ...

Source: New Kerala
Published: 18 Jun 2018

Healthwise: Peritoneal mesothelioma: What is it?

Dr. H. Richard Alexander Jr., MD, FACS, is the chief surgical officer and member of the Gastrointestinal Hepatobiliary Oncology Program at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Alexander, who is also a professor of surgery at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson ...

Source: MyCentralJersey
Published: 09 Apr 2018

Effects of a Brief Team Training Program on Surgical Teams' Nontechnical Skills: An Interrupted Time-Series Study.

Nontechnical skills in surgery (NOTSS) are critical to the success of ... Results: We observed 179 surgical procedures with cardiac, vascular, upper gastrointestinal, and hepatobiliary teams. Mean posttest NOTECHS scores increased across teams, showing ...

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 27 Apr 2017

Renowned cancer surgeon, Dr. George Salti, joins Edward Cancer Center.

George Salti, MD, FACS, renowned surgical oncologist and Associate Professor of Surgery at the University ... breast cancer, gastrointestinal and esophageal cancer, pancreatic cancer, hepatobiliary cancer and endocrine tumors. In addition, Dr. Salti ...

Source: Chicago Tribune
Published: 17 Apr 2013

Patients with gastrointestinal tumors at higher risk of other cancers

Specifically, patients with GIST are more likely to develop other sarcomas, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, carcinoid tumors, melanoma, colorectal, esophageal, pancreatic, hepatobiliary ... Sciences. "Patients with gastrointestinal tumors at higher risk of ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 01 May 2015